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City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

City of Washington from beyond the Navy Yard, after George Cooke, engraved by W.I. Bennett, New York, c. 1834, hand-colored aquatint showing the city across the river with the capitol in the More ...

American School, Early 19th Century      Constitution & Guerriere

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

American School, Early 19th Century Constitution & Guerriere Unsigned, titled above the image. Watercolor on paper, 7 x 11 1/2 in., in a gilt molded frame. Condition: Stains, closed tears at More ...

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes

Auction:
3208T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
2058
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Complete Set of Mercury Dimes, 1916-D, G details, cleaned, two 1921, G details, cleaned, 1921-D, AG details, cleaned, and twelve UNC from the 1940s with attractive toning, sold with an additional More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works  , Memorial Edition.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works , Memorial Edition.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$338$275

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) The Works, Memorial Edition. New York: Scribner's, 1923-1926. Large octavo limited edition set, copy number 491 of 1,050 sets, signed by Edith Kermit Roosevelt, bound More ...

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$492$400

Carved Navy Pocketknife, carved on one side "Deluded People Give In!/Not Dana. 1863," with a warship with an American flag, lg. 4 1/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Carved Navy Pocketknife

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$523$425

Carved Navy Pocketknife, carved on one side "DEATH TO REBELS/AND THER SONS/BATTLE OF RAYMOND MAY 12 1863," with an eagle, lg. 4 3/8 in. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour,"

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour,"

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1616
Unsold
 

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour," America, c. 1942, showing the President seated behind his desk as he appears in a 1942 Life magazine cover photo, a More ...

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank

Auction:
3154T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 17, 2018
Lot:
1344
Sold for:
$86$70

Georges Bank, Charles Wilkes (1798-1877) Chart of Georges Shoal & Bank. New York: Stiles, Sherman & Smith, 1837. Large folding map printed on sixteen separate squares of paper, mounted together on More ...

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1030
Sold for:
$221$180

Two Full Sets of Silver Roosevelt Dimes, a BU set in a Capital Plastics case and a circulated set in a Whitman album. More ...

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $2,500-3,500

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $2,500-3,500

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Approximately 2715 Circulated Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $200-300

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$246$200

Approximately 228 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $600-800

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $600-800

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1036A
Sold for:
$800$650

Approximately 788 Silver Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $200-300

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$461$375

178 Silver Washington Quarters and Seventeen Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens

Auction:
3122T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1190
Sold for:
$135$110

Sixteen Patriotic and Presidential Tokens, including an AU/UNC "Indian Princess/Our Navy," 51/333, R.6, with red in the devices, and a "Lincoln and Union," 128/290. More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1062
Sold for:
$400$325

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, Washington, DC, 16 February 1937. Bifolium pale green White House letter paper with conjugate attached, typed over one page. To James D. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917. Short note on Sagamore Hill card, inscribed on one side to New York Mayor John Purroy Mitchel (1879-1918) asking for box seats More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$984$800

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photograph Signed, 1916. Large format photograph of the Roosevelt Luncheon held at Lordvale, the home of inventor Harry Worcester Smith (1865-1945), taken outside his More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1065
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed Photograph. Black-and-white image of Roosevelt in semi-profile, with a rose in his buttonhole, a copyrighted Olinedinst image, signed and dated in the blank More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$523$425

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Signed White House Card with Photograph. Contemporary black-and-white portrait by Pach Brothers, matted and framed with a White House card signed in brown ink, 17 x More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography  , Signed Presentation Copy.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography , Signed Presentation Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1255
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) An Autobiography, Signed Presentation Copy. New York: Macmillan, 1913. Octavo, signed and inscribed by Roosevelt on ffep to Lawrence F. Abbott, 16 August 1917, "with More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1256
Sold for:
$172$140

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Four Titles Related to the President, Signed by their Authors or Publishers. Including: Lawrence F. Abbott's Impressions of Theodore Roosevelt, Garden City/New York: More ...

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$400$325

Acting Lieutenant Alden Spear's Naval Papers, c. 1863, secretarial letters written for Admiral David Farragut aboard the Hartford promoting Alden Spear, two letters of promotion signed by Secretary More ...

American Flight Cap, Goggles, Aircraft Microphone, and Life Vest

American Flight Cap, Goggles, Aircraft Microphone, and Life Vest

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$369$300

American Flight Cap, Goggles, Aircraft Microphone, and Life Vest, c. 1940s, a leather flight cap with leather lining, a pair of Navy flight goggles, an aircraft microphone in the original pasteboard More ...

Four Framed Naval Battle Lithographs After J.C. Schetky and King

Four Framed Naval Battle Lithographs After J.C. Schetky and King

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1115
Unsold
 

Four Framed Naval Battle Lithographs After J.C. Schetky and King, Smith & Elder & Co., London, England, c. 1813, hand-tinted images numbered 1 through 4 including HMS Shannon Commencing the Battle More ...

Approximately 779 Mostly Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes

Approximately 779 Mostly Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$923$750

Approximately 779 Mostly Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes, including three seated Liberty: 1872, 1888, and 1890; fifteen Barber: 1900-O, approx. AG; a 1926-S, approx. G., sixty-four BU 1952, and fifty BU More ...

Extensive Collection of Approximately 600 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes.     Estimate $500-700

Extensive Collection of Approximately 600 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. Estimate $500-700

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$738$600

Extensive Collection of Approximately 600 Mercury and Roosevelt Dimes. More ...

Gee's Bend Quilt

Gee's Bend Quilt

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1001
Unsold
 

Gee's Bend Quilt, Housetop by Bettie Bendolph Seltzer, 1997, pink, green, and navy blue satin with cotton backing, signed "Made by B. Seltzer 1997." Note: Gee's Bend (Boykin, Alabama) is a More ...

Large Group of Stereoviews

Large Group of Stereoviews

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1526
Sold for:
$677$550

Large Group of Stereoviews, including views of the Midwest, New York, Teddy Roosevelt's inauguration, other statesmen in Washington, and English castles and architecture. Provenance: The More ...

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$123$100

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835. Including: The New-York Packet, Thursday, June 4, 1789, with news from Henry Knox at the U.S. War Office defining guidelines for the distribution of More ...